Taxpayers may call 1-800-829-4477 to hear pre-recorded messages covering various tax topics or to check on the status of a refund. TeleTax topics, which range from “IRS Assistance” to “Who Must File,” these are listed on pages eight and nine of the Form 1040 Instructions booklet. Dial 1-800-829-4477, then press 1 for English, and then 2 for Tele Tax topics. Next, enter one of the 3-digit numbers below for the desired tax information. You can also enter 123 for a directory of all TeleTax topics.